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Whittaker Responds To Being “Sonned” By Adesanya; Assures Rematch

Robert Whittaker is putting his foot down about who and what should be next after his victory at UFC Vegas 24: a world title shot against middleweight champion Israel Adesanya. It has been a year and a half since Israel Adesanya defeated Robert Whittaker to become the undisputed UFC middleweight...

Marvin Vettori Doubles Down On #1 Contender Status After UFC on ABC 2 Win

Marvin Vettori has made it clear he deserves the next middleweight title shot. In the lead-up to his UFC on ABC 2 main event against Kevin Holland, Vettori said with a win he wanted a title shot. He believed he was already the number one contender after Darren Till pulled...

Kevin Holland Responds To Israel Adesanya’s Threat To “Rape” Him

Kevin Holland feels that the backlash following Israel Adesanya’s controversial comments is much ado about nothing. UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya recently made headlines for making off-color remarks about fellow middleweight Kevin Holland. During an exchange on Instagram, Adesanya told Holland that he would “rape" him. As a result, New...

Marvin Vettori Says Israel Adesanya Will Lose All His Hype When They Rematch

Marvin Vettori is eagerly waiting for his rematch against Israel Adesanya. Ever since Vettori lost by split decision to Adesanya in 2018, he has called for a rematch. He has made it clear he doesn't like the middleweight champion and knows he would win the rematch. Now, ahead of Vettori's main...

Robert Whittaker Not Worrying About Adesanya Handpicking Till For Next Fight

Robert Whittaker isn't focused on what Israel Adesanya wants. After Adesanya lost to Jan Blachowicz to try and become a champ-champ, he made it clear he was going back down to middleweight and wanted to fight Darren Till. The champ and his coach said if Till beat Marvin Vettori that...

Israel Adesanya Loses BMW Sponsorship Over “Rape” Remark

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya is experiencing more backlash for his controversial comments, now in the form of a sponsorship loss. Israel Adesanya recently came under fire for telling Kevin Holland, “I will fuckin’ rape you, bro" in a since-deleted Instagram post. New Zealand’s Deputy Prime Minister Grant Robertson rebuked...

Israel Adesanya Issues Statement After Trash Talk Went Too Far

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya is doubling-down on his apology after trash talk with Kevin Holland escalated to the point where rape was brought up and has now gotten a lot of negative press. While it's normal for fighters to jaw back-and-forth at each other on social media, at times...

Robert Whittaker Feels Powerless In Attempts To Rematch Adesanya

Former UFC champion Robert Whittaker believes his next title shot hinges on the mercy of middleweight king Israel Adesanya and the UFC brass. The two middleweight greats met inside the cage at UFC 243. The emerging superstar Adesanya dethroned Robert Whittaker in front of the biggest audience ever recorded in...

Israel Adesanya After UFC 259 Loss to Blachowicz: “I’m Still The Greatest”

Israel Adesanya is shrugging off labels of being “humble” after losing to Jan Blachowicz at UFC 259 and is here to remind the public that he’s just as brazenly self-confident as he’s always been.  Following his loss in the main event of UFC 259, many people praised the way Israel...

Derek Brunson Not Buying Paulo Costa’s Excuses After Poor Performance

Ahead of his UFC Vegas 22 fight with Kevin Holland, top middleweight Derek Brunson isn't buying Paulo Costa's excuses after getting beat down by middleweight champion Israel Adesanya. After the smoke cleared at UFC 253, champion Adesanya successfully defended his throne at middleweight and he did so in spectacular...

Kevin Holland: Adesanya Isn’t The Real MW Champ & He Used Steroids

As far as Kevin Holland is concerned, Israel Adesanya should not be considered a champion in the UFC after losing to Jan Blachowicz at UFC 259. Israel Adesanya tried to unseat Jan Blachowicz as the UFC light heavyweight champion at UFC 259 and become a double-champ in the process. In...

Blachowicz Wants Jon Jones Fight Compares His Style To Adesanya

Light heavyweight champion Jan Blachowicz is ready for Jon Jones to make good on his promise after his knock-out victory over Corey Anderson a while ago, and believes the fight would look similar to the one he just had with middleweight champion Israel Adesanya. Overall, it appeared that Blachowicz...

Jon Jones Laughs Off Adesanya’s Attempts To ‘Keep The Beef Going’

Jon Jones continues to get a good laugh out of Israel Adesanya in the aftermath of UFC 259. After Israel Adesanya suffered his first loss at the hands of Jan Blachowicz at UFC 259, Jon Jones did not hide how much amusement he took from the result. Jones derided the...

Holland: Adesanya’s Dare To Be Great Was A Failure & He’s A “True Loser”

Kevin Holland has determined that Israel Adesanya is now a bonafide loser following the outcome of the UFC 259 main event. At UFC 259, Israel Adesanya tried to do what only a select few before him were able to achieve: become a simultaneous two-division world champion. It looked like he...

Adesanya Certain Jones Fight Isn’t Dead: “It’s Deeper Than Fighting Now”

Israel Adesanya is well aware of Jon Jones’s post-UFC 259 trolling, and he looks forward to making Bones choke on his words. There are perhaps no two figures in the sport engaged in a more flammable war of words than Jon Jones and UFC Middleweight Champion Israel Adesanya. But one...